Spatio-temporal Patterns in Nonlinear Systems

Semester A,  2009/10

Instructor: Ehud Meron


 

Lecture notes:

Basic instabilities 1d
Basic instabilities 2d
Basic instabilities - global bifurcations
Basic instabilities - excitable systems
Thermal convection_qualitative
Thermal convection equations
Stability analysis - uniform solns (SH, CGL)
Stability analysis - thermal convection
Stability analysis - periodic solns
Amplitude equation for SH model
Modulational instabilities - SH equation
Gradient bistable systems
Non-gradient bistable systems